Shopping: The Holiday Hours You Need to Know

The holiday season is in full swing, which means holiday shopping is also well underway. Here are the extended store hours you need to know.

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Target's Streeterville location will remain open during its regular operating hours for the holiday season (7:00-12:00 a.m.), and will close at 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve. Target's South Loop location will also be open until midnight, while all other Chicagoland locations will remain open until 11 p.m. Chicago-area locations will also open at 7 a.m. on Dec. 26, with some closing at 10 p.m. and others staying open as late as 12 a.m.
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J.C. Penney will operate under normal store hours (10 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday; 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; and 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday). The store will close at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve. Stores also open at 6 a.m. on Dec. 26.
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Kmart will only have extended hours on Dec. 11, when the stores will remain open until 12:00 a.m.
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Kohl's extended its hours after Thanksgiving, closing at midnight every day until Dec. 20. Beginning on the 20th, the store will be open 24 hours a day until Christmas Eve, and will be closed on Christmas Day. Most Chicago-area stores will be open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Dec. 26.
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Toys R Us, at 3300 N. Western Ave., won't close until 9 p.m. on Christmas Eve. The toy store will also have extended holiday hours, staying open until 1 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, until Dec. 11 when the store will remain open until 2 a.m. daily until Dec. 22. The store will be closed Christmas Day. The store's Melrose Park location will begin its extended hours until 2 a.m. on Dec. 16. Stores will reopen after Christmas at 9 a.m. Monday.
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Nordstrom will have special extended holiday hours throughout much of December, including: Dec. 5-10: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Dec. 11: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Dec. 12-17: 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Dec. 18: 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Dec. 19-23: 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Dec. 24: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Dec. 25: Closed Christmas Day, Dec. 26: 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Dec. 27-30: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Dec. 31: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Jan. 1: 11am-6pm.
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Bloomingdales on North Michigan Avenue has current extended holiday hours from 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. on Sundays. On Christmas Eve, the department store will be open from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., and on Dec. 26 from 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
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